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The Great SCO Swindle Winding Down, But Will They All Get Away With It?

Sep 21, 2007, 23:00 (7 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Peter Hansteen)

[ Thanks to Peter N. M. Hansteen for this link. ]

"Poor Dan Lyons. He thought like a bookmaker and wrote what he thought was right.

"You see, a few years back, when Caldera was still Caldera, that company had successfully sued a large corporation and won. Then Caldera changed its name to SCO and sued another huge corporation. Dan the bookie thought it was a sure bet, and started cheering them on. Four years on, the sure bet went south on a technicality. They did not actually own the code they had accused others of stealing. At least that's the way I read his Snowed by SCO article over at Forbes..."

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